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Shelby McCombs
Shelby  McCombs

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Newark, Ohio

High School:
Licking Valley

Last College:
Louisville

Height:
5-10

Position:
P

10/01/2017

Buckeyes Pick Up ✌ Wins on Sunday

Ohio State will finish the fall season at Kentucky (Oct. 8)

09/30/2017

Stellar Pitching, Hot Bats Drive Ohio State's 10-0 Triumph

Buckeyes tallied 11 hits and eight RBI

09/24/2017

Ohio State Sweeps Doubleheader with Wright State

Six Buckeyes batted at least .400 against the Raiders

09/24/2017

Ohio State Sweeps Doubleheader with Wright State

Six Buckeyes batted at least .400 against the Raiders

05/08/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

AS A JUNIOR (2017)
• Starting pitcher vs. Lamar (2/11) and saw relief action vs. Texas A&M (2/11).
• Winning pitcher in 22-0 shutout of Maryland (3/26). Went four innings and scattered four hits.
• Started and was the winning pitcher in series finale vs. Rutgers. Also went 2-for-3 at the plate with three RBI.
• Complete game shutout of No. 16 Michigan on April 9 with 10 strikeouts and just one walk.
• Recorded the final two outs to pick up her five save of the year in a 3-2 win at Pitt.
• Pitched seven innings and allowed just four hits in a 3-2 series-clinching win at No. 22 Illinois.
• Finished with a 2.62 ERA, 54 strikeouts and .260 batting average against in 69.1 innings. Was third on the team in both ERA and innings while compiling a 6-3 record.
• Ranked sixth in the Big Ten with a 2.46 ERA in Big Ten-only games and had a 2.07 ERA against RPI Top-75 teams.

AS A SOPHOMPORE (2016)
• Pitched 31.1 innings with five starts.
• Hit a walk-off home run in the eighth inning vs. Georgia Tech (2/20).
• Drove in four runs, scored twice and had two hits in a 13-0 five-inning victory over Virginia Tech (2/26).
• Earned her first win for the Scarlet and Gray by going 3.1 innings in relief vs. Connecticut while scattering three hits and striking out five.
• Season-high seven Ks over 5.2 innings vs. Furman (2/26).
• Pitched the final 2.1 innings and didn’t allow a hit to earn a save vs. Virginia Tech (2/27).
• Went 4.1 innings and was the winning pitcher vs. Maryland (3/27).

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Spent the 2015 season at Louisville, where she was second on the team with a 10-5 record in 22 appearances.
• 2.87 ERA in 105.0 innings with 69 strikeouts, five complete games and two shutouts.
• Named ACC Pitcher of the Week on May 5 after picking up two wins versus Pittsburgh, allowing just one run over 12 innings.
• Had a two-hit complete game shutout in the second game of the series.
• Struck out a career-high seven batters in 3.1 innings in the 13-7 win over Syracuse (3/29).

AT LICKING VALLEY
• Named the 2014 Newark Advocate Pitcher of the Year and the Licking County League Player of the Year
• 2014 All-Metro Pitcher of the Year as well as the Division II State Pitcher of the Year
• All-state, all-district and all-Licking County League selection in 2014
• as a sophomore, helped her team to the 2013 state championship and was the Newark Advocate Player of the Year
• Two-time all-state honorable mention (2012 and 2013)
• While playing for the Lady Laser Gold team, she helped her team to the 2011 national title.

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Ty McCombs and Tammy McCombs.
• Has two siblings, Shay and Shawnee.
• Greatest accomplishment so far has been winning a national championship.

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